Amazon Keeps Selling Out Of These 45 Totally Genius Things For Your Backyard Under $30

From seating to lighting, your backyard has endless potential.

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From seating to lighting, your backyard has endless potential. Regardless of size, the right decor can transform your space. Amazon keeps selling out of these 45 totally genius things for your backyard — and they’re all under $30. I’ve included some crowd-favorite products like a solar-powered birdbath or a grill basket for cooking outdoor feasts. Best of all: These outdoor finds are affordable and won’t put a dent in your summer budget.


These Glowing Rocks To Make Your Yard Look Magical

Your yard will be the talk of the town with these glowing rocks. After absorbing sunlight during the day, they work their magic by glowing a soothing blude shade all night long. Use them as decorative elements or to light a path in your yard. This pack of 100 stones is only $11.


These Hanging Jar Lights That Add A Rustic Element

These hanging jar lights add rustic charm to an otherwise empty and bland backyard or porch. This four-pack features mason jars filled with fairy lights and hung by U hooks and twine. The lights are battery-powered and give off a warm, ambient light. They are easy to hang from trees or hooks.


A Birdbath Fountain Pump Powered By The Sun

This birdbath fountain pump makes it easy to create an oasis for birds. It’s solar-powered and features four nozzles that spray water up to 70 centimeters. Set it inside a bath, bucket, or bowl to invite birds to cool off. This freestanding option costs less than $15 and is Amazon's #1 best-seller in “pond pumps” with more than 10,000 reviews.


A Pack Of Vinyl Siding Hangers For Decor

Want to add seasonal decor to the exterior of your home without causing any damage? Try these vinyl siding hangers that attach without tools and won’t puncture holes in your siding. They’re made of high-quality stainless steel that’s polished so it won’t get deformed or even rust over time. They have a low profile but can hold up to 12 pounds to accommodate a wreath, lights, signage, or address numbers. This four-pack is only $7 and is also available in packs of eight or 12.


This Spray That Makes Fabric Resistant To Water And Fading

Keep your outdoor furniture safe from harmful UVA/UVB rays with this Scotchgard shield spray. Just a few spritzes on your couches or pillows will make your material, leather, and suede fabrics water repellent. You can also use it on umbrellas, grill covers, boat covers, awnings, or spa covers to keep them from fading or getting damaged by the elements.


These Color Changing Fire Packets For Kaleidoscopic Backyard Bonfires

Turn that backyard bonfire into a truly psychedelic experience with these colorful fire packets. Throw one of the 12 provided pouches into the fire unopened, and watch as the flames morph into a magical, rainbow-colored display. The sealed pouches keep everyone safe from any chemicals and all you’ll need next is the telling of some magical tales by the fire to round out the experience.


This Adjustable Water Sprinkler That Covers A Huge Area Of Grass

Get the most out of your watering time with this budget-friendly water sprinkler that can reach a huge surface area (up to 3600 square feet!). It has three arms with four spray nozzles on each, easily connects to your hose, and rotates 360 degrees. The arms themselves can be adjusted to different directions so you can direct the spray exactly where you want it (which might be on your body when that hot weather hits).


A Digital Meat Thermometer That Reads In Less Than 3 Seconds

When the difference between medium rare and well done can be a matter of seconds, you need a device that can tell temperature fast. This digital meat thermometer gives you a temperature reading in less than 3 seconds for ultimate control at the grill. It runs on an included battery, is completely waterproof, and features a brightly backlit LED screen that’s perfect for nighttime barbecuing scenarios.


These Mosquito Repellent Sticks That Are Completely Natural

These plant-based mosquito repellent sticks can help create a tranquil outdoor dinner that is free from annoying bugs. They’re made with citronella, rosemary, and lemongrass, which can serve as mosquito deterrents. Simply place the sticks in a perimeter around your outdoor space and each one will burn for up to three hours of protection.


A Hook And Ring Game For Outdoor Fun

Instantly draw everyone (including yourself) into this simple but outrageously fun hook and ring game. The kit comes with everything you need (hook, ring, mounting screws, and thread) to accomplish the deceptively easy task of landing the ring on the hook from a set distance. Set it up wherever is convenient for endless fun that will cost you less than a surprising $10.


This Rustproof Holder For Your Garden Hose

Keep your garden hose tidy and easily accessible with this heavy-duty holder. The freestanding design features three stakes at the base so you can place it securely in the ground and move it as needed. Measuring 43.5 inches tall, this rustproof holder has enough room for a 125-foot hose.


This Versatile Solar Lantern That Collapses For Storage

This genius solar lantern does so much that you’ll wonder where it’s been your whole life. It charges by the light of the sun, collapses flat for easy portability, transforms into a flashlight, and even doubles as a phone charger via USB. On top of that, you can hang it up via a top hook and it’s splash-proof to withstand the outside elements. This pick is a one-stop shop for all your backyard lighting needs and comes at a reasonable price of only $20.


A Set Of Unbreakable Wine Glasses For Carefree Dinner Parties

These elegant stemless wine glasses are made of stainless steel, which means they’re basically completely unbreakable. They come in a set of four, have a capacity of 18 ounces, which makes them great for everything from pinot grigio to cocktails. As a plus, the stainless steel does a great job of maintaining temperature so that cold drink will stay chilled and crisp all evening long.


An Outdoor Smart Plug That Keeps Your Lights On A Schedule

With this outdoor smart plug, you can use your smartphone to turn exterior lights on and off at the press of a button, even when you’re away from home, or have them run on a schedule. The weather-resistant plug has two sockets that can be controlled individually, and it’s also voice control-capable with Alexa and Google Home.


A Universal Doormat For Your Deck To Keep Dirt From Getting Inside

Set this universal doormat on your deck or patio to absorb dirt or dust accumulated from an afternoon spent outside. The low-profile mat is perfect for high-traffic areas and comes in six neutral colors to suit any deck. It features a non-slip base as well as weatherproof construction.


A 4-Pack Of Yellow Light Bulbs That Can Help Deter Bugs

For a simple way to help keep bugs at bay, try installing these yellow bulbs in your porch lights. The amber glow may deter insects, and they can also replace the 40-watt bulbs inside your home to create a soothing environment that might help you relax before bedtime. The four-pack also comes in blue, green, orange, purple, and red.


A Pair Of Lawn Aerator Shoes To Make Your Grass Healthier

Get your outdoor lawn looking spectacular by spending less than $25 and simply walking around. These lawn aerator shoes attach to your boots using three adjustable straps and feature 13 heavy-duty metal spikes on each that puncture holes in the grass to help oxygen and water better penetrate your lawn. According to one reviewer, these are “Easy to put on, no slipping, great straps. Walked all over my lawn with ease.”


These Elegant Glass Carafes That Are Great For Parties

Perfect for parties and backyard meals, these glass carafes add an elegant touch to the table. The set of two carafes comes with lids to prevent spills and keep drinks fresh, and the 1-liter pitchers are ideal for iced tea, wine, water, and all your favorite beverages.


The Grill Scraper That Makes Cleaning Grates So Easy

Cleaning the grates after a cookout can be a frustrating chore, but not with this grill scraper. Made from strong stainless steel, it has multiple notches to fit grates of all sizes, effortlessly removing burnt-on food. Plus, unlike wire brushes, you don’t run the risk of components shedding and getting into your food later.


A Hose Splitter That Lets You Connect Multiple Hoses

Don’t feel forced to wait until your sprinkler is finished to get the rest of your watering done with the help of this four-way hose splitter. It attaches via a copper-plated connector to one spigot to allow you to affix up to four hoses for simultaneous backyard watering. Each of the four faucets has its own valve tab so you can adjust the flow of water to your desired amount.


These Grill Bags For Easily Flipping Of Food

Give yourself ultimate cooking flexibility with this set of two grilling bags that are so genius. The bags keep food in place so that you can turn them over with a pair of tongs, without disturbing the contents inside. It’s a foolproof way to keep smaller items from falling through the grates, too. The nonstick bags are compatible with gas, charcoal, and electric grills.


A Hose Spray Nozzle With Eight Spray Options

Skip the old-school thumb over the hose method of watering and upgrade to this deluxe hose spray nozzle that gives you the choice of eight different spray patterns such as flat, rinse, shower, or mist. It features an ergonomic handle for a comfortable grip and is made of durable, solid metal meant to last. This highly rated pick has more than 4,000 reviews and comes in three colors.


This Camping Hammock That Easily Sets Up & Breaks Down

Indulge in ultimate relaxation when you lounge on this portable camping hammock that’s perfect for those who don’t want to have a hammock permanently installed in the backyard but can put one up quickly if desired. It’s made from durable parachute nylon and attaches quickly via the included tree-friendly straps, but it also folds down to a compact size when not in use for simple storage. This popular pick has more than 39,000 reviews and a near-perfect 4.8-star rating.


A Chemical-Free Insect Trap That Lures Wasps & Bees

Keep your backyard hangs free of bees or wasps without having to use intense chemicals or smelly baits. This hanging insect trap relies instead on bright colors and a multi-dimensional pattern to lure bees and wasps to its sticky surface where they become stuck. As a bonus, the trap comes with attachable bird guards that protect small wildlife such as birds or bats.


These Waterproof Pillow Covers That Come In Tons Of Colors

Instantly add colorful and durable decor to your patio furniture with these waterproof pillow covers that come in 21 gorgeous shades and six sizes. They’re made of tough canvas polyester with a waterproof coating yet still remain breathable and comfortable on the skin. You can easily clean these covers in the washing machine on the cold cycle so that they’re ready for the next backyard happy hour.


This Soft, Large Outdoor Blanket That’s Waterproof

This extra-large outdoor blanket makes backyard picnics cozier than ever. The patterned top is made with polar fleece that’s soft yet durable, and it’s lined with a waterproof cushion to keep you dry and comfortable The blanket folds down into a compact carry case and it is easily transportable, thanks to its built-in handle. Best of all: despite its large size, it weighs about 2 pounds so you can carry it around without effort.


A Multipurpose Inflatable Hammock For Pool Lounging

Everyone will love these multipurpose inflatable pool hammocks. The floaty can be used as a lounge chair, hammock, drifter, or saddle to keep you cool in the water while you relax. This set of two costs less than $25 and features a mesh middle with two inflatable pillows on each end. Just inflate them with any pump and start lounging.


This Magnetic Screen Door That Keeps Bugs Out

This magnetic screen door lets you enjoy the breeze, minus the pesky bugs. It’s super easy to install with the included hook and loop strips and comes in three sizes to fit your door. The center seam features 30 magnets to help the screen stay closed, while the heavy-duty mesh allows air to pass through.


A Floating Pool Thermometer That Looks Like A Flamingo

Amazon keeps selling out of this budget-friendly pool tool you need for the summer: a fun floating thermometer in the shape of a flamingo. The flamingo topper floats above the water and makes it easy to grab and check the temperature. It’s made from shatter-resistant material and is designed with an easy-to-read large font that shows a reading between 20 to 120 degrees Fahrenheit. This best-selling pick has more than 5,900 reviews.


This Solar-Powered Glass Ball That’s So Colorful

This compact glass ball is the perfect addition to your garden bed or outdoor table for stunning nighttime illumination. As it sits out in the sun all day, it charges, and then at night, it automatically lights up. Available in three different varieties, the mosaic then emits pretty patterns and colors.


A Weatherproof Flag Stand That’s Only $8

This $8 flag stand provides a durable and weatherproof way to show off your favorite team, holiday, or country flag. It comes with a tiger clip and two spring stoppers to secure your flag and the L-shaped stand has two stakes that keep it firmly affixed in the ground. This stand has earned more than 46,000 reviews, including one that noted, “Have ordered several and everyone comments how pretty our drive, with flags and LED lights, is.”


The Hexagonal Bird Feeder With A Roof

Invite the birds to your backyard with this crowd-favorite bird feeder. The hanging hexagonal bird feeder has a slanted roof to offer birds shade and a reprieve from the rain while they snack. It holds over 2 pounds of food (not included) so you don’t have to fill it so often. The transparent body allows you to see how much seed is left at any given time and it can easily be hung or pole-mounted for 360-degrees of bird snack heaven.


A Brightly Colored Glass Birdbath That Sticks In The Ground

Give the birds a fun spot to hang out in your backyard by adding this glass birdbath. The small flower-shaped bath is attached to a durable prong stake that keeps it securely in the ground and upright. Fill the flower with water or feed to attract more wildlife. Looking down at the bath, you’ll see a bright peacock design that adds additional color to attract birds. It can withstand rain and sun and also comes in purple.


This Curtain Of String Lights That’s Waterproof

Create more ambiance in your backyard with this waterproof string lights curtain. The panel of lights can be controlled with a remote and is powered by a USB. Select from eight light modes to change up the mood and use the automatic timer to set them to schedules. This curtain has earned more than 12,000 reviews and comes in five different colors.


These Hanging Suncatchers That Reflect Light

Capture the light with these stunning crystal suncatchers. This pack comes with six strands of pendant ornaments in the shapes of sun, moon, stars, and crystals. Hang it in a window, from a tree, or on your porch to capture and reflect prisms of light. The chains are available in gold and silver and only cost $20.


The Table Torches That Add A Pop Of Color

These stylish glass table torches will burn all night to keep the party vibes going. This set includes three 6-inch torches made of textured, molded glass. Fill each 12-ounce glass bottle with torch fuel that will burn for five hours. Not only do they look good and set the mood, but you can fill them with mosquito-repellent torch fuel that can help keep bugs at bay. They add a pop of color and a lot of practicality to your outdoor space.


A Tiered Plant Shelf With Proper Drainage

Your plants will love their new home on this plant shelf that can be used indoors or out. It has three tiers and seven platforms to organize plants in a unique way. The stand has slatted wood to allow proper drainage and its sturdy joists are easy to assemble. The best-selling pick comes in a few different shapes and sizes to suit any room.


The Powerful & Portable LED Lights With A Magnetic Base

These LED lights will most certainly come in handy for you. They are designed to be set right up over your grill to provide lighting while you cook up some delicious grub. With a flexible gooseneck and strong amagnetic base, these lights can firmly latch onto any metal surface and be used for tons of other purposes. Six AAA batteries come included.


The Colorful Roasting Sticks For Making S’mores

Your backyard bonfire is just begging for a s’mores roasting party — so be sure to grab these roasting sticks. They’re 32-inches long, a safe distance for you and the kids to toast your marshmallows. They have multi-colored handles so everyone can pick their favorite, as well as a telescoping fork for securing hot dogs or other treats. This pack of 16 sticks comes in a heat-resistant canvas bag.


A Light-Up Beach Ball That’s Remote-Controlled

Keep the volleyball game going after dark with this LED beach ball that’s controlled with a remote. Choose from 16 colors and four modes to keep your pool party games going. The ball itself is made with ultra-durable PVC material that’s airtight and can be used for beach volleyball, pool volleyball, or even yard kickball. This set comes with one beach ball, an LED module, remote control, instruction manual, and a repair patch.


These Mesh Food Covers That Protect Your Picnic From Bugs

You spent a lot of time grilling those burgers and making that potato salad for people, not bugs, so protect your food with this three-pack of food covers. Made with a double layer of fine mesh, these breathable covers also have reinforced metal poles, so that’ll stay sturdy and intact over your picnic.


These Weighted Coasters For Your Patio Area

Instead of bringing your coasters from inside your home to your outdoor patio, this set of coasters is heat-resistant, water-resistant, and made to last. They have an embossed 3D surface that not only fits the outdoor aesthetic perfectly but also prevents your drinks from tipping over. “They’re perfect for outdoors on a patio table,” one shopper wrote. “They won’t blow away like the paper coasters or paper napkins.”


The Lightweight Gloves With A Textured Grip

The right pair of gardening gloves make a huge difference when it comes to working in the yard. This assorted pack of six pairs of gloves is made with a microfoam coating that gives the gloves an ideal grip texture. They’re lightweight and breathable yet plenty durable for digging, weeding, raking, and pruning. This $12 pack has earned a 4.7-star rating.


The Bluetooth Speaker That Runs For 24 Hours

This Bluetooth speaker is a crowd favorite with nearly 80,000 reviews and a battery that will run for 24 hours before needing a charge. It wirelessly connects to your smartphone to provide the sounds of your party, without worrying about splashing. It connects to devices up to 66 feet away for a crystal clear sound that will have everyone up and dancing.


An Outdoor Speaker Set For Your Deck

A cookout, pool party, or beach day isn’t complete without a set of loud speakers. These can be easily mounted right onto your deck and come with everything you need to install them including a mounting bracket, custom grills, and installation hardware. The best party? They’re completely whether-proof and designed to withstand wind, rain, and heat.

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